22) Busy is not a badge of honour.

22) Busy is not a badge of honour.

How are you? Person 1: Really busy. Work is crazy, we are redecorating the living room, the kids are full on and I’m learning Chinese in my spare time Person 2: Really good. I have been working contracted hours only, reading, turning off tech and playing with the...
21) Work like a lion (not a dog).

21) Work like a lion (not a dog).

Imagine you have a big juicy bag of bones. A dog sits at your feet staring at the bag. You throw a bone and the dog eagerly fetches it, brings it back and chews on it. You throw another, same thing. You could do this all day long and the dog would continue to fetch...
20) Do you know what settles you?

20) Do you know what settles you?

Our brains are like our own internal meerkat wired and hyper-vigilant for threats. When we perceive constant danger we are in state of constant tension and unease. A good description of 2020 for many. Do you know what you can do to calm and settle yourself? For some...
18) Mind reading is a risky shortcut.

18) Mind reading is a risky shortcut.

Whether it’s our partners, a long time team member, or a teenager we can fall into the trap of assuming they can read our minds and we can read theirs. We think this can save us time and perhaps discomfort because we don’t have to spell everything out. However...

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